[OpenJDK 2D-Dev] Best way organizing XRender additions for the X11 pipeline?
linuxhippy at gmail.com
Tue Dec 4 07:23:39 PST 2007
> Has creating a Cairo, cairographics.org, pipeline been considered? A
> Cairo pipeline would give you software fall backs as well as
> acceleration when available.
Well I would welcome a Cairo-Java2D implementation, although I don't
see many benefits. However choice is never a bad idea if its offered
If you don't plan to do it ... its the usual problem with OSS
projects: Many people telling others what they should do, but only a
few writing code. Sorry for beeing not friendly ;)
> Finally you could compare performance across Windows and
> OSX since Cairo supports both platforms.
Yes Cairo supports both platforms, but performance differs a lot on
different platforms, except if you use software-rendering which is not
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